Helping people of all ages know Jesus, grow in their faith and go into the world equipped to serve.

Welcome!

Embracing the example of Jesus, we welcome you here with hearts that know no boundaries of age, race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, ability, or economic circumstance.

Join us as we worship together, study and grow together and share God’s love serving in the local, national and global community.

Worship With Us

Traditional Worship  
8:15 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary
Summer Worship – Memorial Day to Labor Day – 8:30 and 10:00 a.m.

Shine Contemporary Worship
11:00 a.m. in the Christian Life Center
Summer Worship – Memorial Day to Labor Day – 10:00 a.m.

Berkley First
10:00 a.m. in Berkley 

Forward

FORWARD is the name of the planning process through which we are discerning the God desired future for our life together. The FORWARD planning process was initiated by Compass in the winter of 2017. The FORWARD planning team was recruited by Compass in the spring of 2017 and given the task of discerning God’s future for Birmingham First and Berkley First.

Vacation Bible School - "Roar!"

June 17-21, 2019

Registration is now open for Vacation Bible School. 

Bonehoeffer The Musical

Sunday, May 19

Live at first present “Bonhoeffer” The Musical.

One man’s epic Journey to overcome the forces of evil in the name of good.

Recent News

Summer Schedule Begins Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day to Labor Day Summer Worship Hours begin Sunday, May 26: Nursery and Sunday School are offered...
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W.O.W. – Women of the Word Bible Study for 2019-2020

THE ONLY TRUE GOD: KNOWING THE GOD OF THE BIBLE Registration for Women of the Word Bible Study (W.O.W) is now open for the 2019-2020 session....
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Backpacktacular – Backpack and School Supplies Drive

Summer in the City – Backpacktacular Project  This July our 4th and 5th-grade students, 45Christians, will be participating...
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Men’s Retreat 2019

Birmingham and Berkley First Men’s Retreat 2019 Learning. Serving. Leading. Home. Church. Work. Life. September 27 & 28...
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Birmingham and Berkley First 2019 Annual Endowment Funds Report

At the recent Endowment Dinner, we enjoyed a great meal, speaker and entertainment. Thank you to Dr. L. Greg...
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Serve with Us

Service and Missions Opportunities

Our Missions Ministry equips disciples of Christ to share God’s love through gifts and service, creating hope and sustainable opportunities for those in need.

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Program Guide

Gather – Learn – Serve

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Member Portal

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Preschool

First Kids Preschool encourages learning through play in a caring Christian environment.

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Missions and Service

We invite you to explore the Missions and Service section of our website to find ways that you might like to be involved.

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Upcoming Events

View our calendar of special events. 

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Upcoming Events

View a complete calendar of all classes, programs, worship services and events.

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Steeple Notes - Newsletter

Read our weekly newsletter.

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Programs & Classes For All Ages

We offer programs, classes and bible studies for all ages from preschool to adults.

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Music

Singers, ringers, instrumentalists, and listeners — young, old, and in between —  all have a place in the music ministry.

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Stay in Touch

Stay up to date by subscribing to our newsletters and joining us on social media. 

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Giving

Your giving is an act of worship and makes possible the ministries of Birmingham First. Thank you for your faithfulness and may God bless you.

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Resources

Looking for sermons, forms, daily devotions, etc? Look here. 

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Caring Support

From prayer, support and care in times of need to praise and celebration of events and answered prayers, Caring Ministries is here.

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